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STP Temperature Measurement Einstein Solid Program
written by Harvey Gould, Jan Tobochnik, Wolfgang Christian, and Anne Cox
The STP DemonEinsteinSolid program displays a histogram of the energy of a demon that exchanges energy with an ideal gas of particles. The purpose of this simulation is to understand how the demon acts as an ideal thermometer. The default system is an Einstein solid of N=40 particles. Additional states and parameters can be specified using the Display|Switch GUI menu item.
STP DemonEinsteinSolid is part of a suite of Open Source Physics programs that model aspects of Statistical and Thermal Physics (STP). The program is distributed as a ready-to-run (compiled) Java archive. Double-clicking the stp_DemonEinsteinSolid.jar file will run the program if Java is installed on your computer. Additional programs can be found by searching ComPADRE for Open Source Physics, STP, or Statistical and Thermal Physics.
Please note that this resource requires at least version 1.5 of Java.
2 supplemental documents are available
STP Temperature Measurement Einstein Solid Documentation
A pdf document that briefly describes the STP TemperatureMeasurementEinsteinSolid program. It describes how to use the stp_TemperatureMeasurementEinsteinSolid.jar file and contains short tutorial exercises for use with the stp_TemperatureMeasurementEinsteinSolid.jar file.
download 132kb .pdf
Published: May 27, 2008
The materials distributed in this zip file are in support of the STP TemperatureMeasurementEinsteinSolid program. STP TemperatureMeasurementEinsteinSolid is part of a suite of Open Source Physics programs that model aspects of Statistical and Thermal Physics (STP). …
download 887kb .zip
Published: May 27, 2008
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STP Temperature Measurement Einstein Solid Program:
Is Part Of Statistical and Thermal Physics 2nd Ed. Programs
STP Temperature Measurement Einstein Solid Program is a part of STP Application package that contains curricular materials for the teaching of Statistical and Thermal Physics.relation by Anne Cox
References STP Textbook Chapter 4: The Methodology of Statistical Mechanics
Chapter 4 of Gould and Tobochnik's Statistical and Thermal Physics provides additional underpinnings for the STP Temperature Measurement Einstein Solid Program.relation by Anne Cox
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